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#451

Posted A week ago

Just coming in here to enunciate how incredibly AWESOME the soundtrack of Midnight Club L.A. is. Is there anyone out there who goes along with me?
It's still so much fun to play this game. Probably one of the best Arcade Racing Games of all times.

Soundtrack and the best arcade car handling. I don't even like arcade car handling but this game is great at it.
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#452

Posted A week ago

The reason "arcade" handling is usually seen as bad, is because developers tend to do half-assed dumbed down handling, like GTAV, Saints Row, recent NFS games, Sleeping Dogs etc. and then just waltz around calling it "wow arcade".

So nowadays, we just hear "arcade" and think "half-arsed"

MCLA is a game that pulls off arcade handling properly. When you're driving a supercar at high speed, you do feel like you can mess up and that it'll cost you the race. If a game's handling doesn't have that, then it's doing it wrong. Manual gears, different cars having different weight etc. make it high-quality arcade handling for me.
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#453

Posted A week ago

The reason "arcade" handling is usually seen as bad, is because developers tend to do half-assed dumbed down handling, like GTAV, Saints Row, recent NFS games, Sleeping Dogs etc. and then just waltz around calling it "wow arcade".

So nowadays, we just hear "arcade" and think "half-arsed"

MCLA is a game that pulls off arcade handling properly. When you're driving a supercar at high speed, you do feel like you can mess up and that it'll cost you the race. If a game's handling doesn't have that, then it's doing it wrong. Manual gears, different cars having different weight etc. make it high-quality arcade handling for me.

Yeah, GTA V should've used this games car handling, braking actually maters and turning was hard in a speeding car unlike V.

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#454

Posted 3 days ago

This game may be better feature wise, but DUB Edition sh*ts on this game. And the story from MC II sh*ts on both

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#455

Posted A day ago

I just got this game from the marketplace at a bargain price...been wanting it for a while so working my way through the career etc. Anyone still play this and wants to go for some cruising etc, hit me up on XBOX: StrakanXJ

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#456

Posted A day ago

I've heard there was a sale on most Rockstar titles on the Xbox Marketplace, but how much is MC:LA, and is it the complete edition?

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Posted A day ago

I've heard there was a sale on most Rockstar titles on the Xbox Marketplace, but how much is MC:LA, and is it the complete edition?

i got it for £3, my mate in Ireland for E$3.70 and as yeah its the complete edition but I dont know what that refers to...the south central dlc and cop pack are free but the extra cars etc are still around £7 each. LA:Noire was £5.

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#458

Posted A day ago

Thanks for the info!

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#459

Posted A day ago

no worries...what is different about the complete edition?


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#460

Posted A day ago

Thanks for the info!

For advice buy the 28oz for your first car.
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#461

Posted A day ago

no worries...what is different about the complete edition?

 

Complete Edition comes with the South Central expansion pack and it also includes the Cop Pack.. but you said they were free. That's odd.


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#462

Posted A day ago

 

no worries...what is different about the complete edition?

 

Complete Edition comes with the South Central expansion pack and it also includes the Cop Pack.. but you said they were free. That's odd.

 

South Central has two parts. You get the land for free, but you have to pay for the cars and I think races.

 

They also had a few car packs as well.

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#463

Posted 3 hours ago

I deleted the extra downloads of the south central and police pack and they are still there...as expected lol. I guess they are free for the same reason there is free stuff available for RDR...in case you pick up an old copy...?


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#464

Posted 2 hours ago

I'm sad that the servers are down. :(




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